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Poisoned – The True Story of the Deadly E. coli Outbreak That Changed the Way Americans Eat

Coming to your favorite bookstore this spring is a well-written tale by author Jeff Benedict about the 1993 Jack in the Box E. coli Outbreak that rocked the fast food and beef industries and launched the career of one young trial lawyer.

Poisoned_mock_book_image.jpgAlthough I lived through much of this (18 years ago), I learned a lot of from Jeff’s interiviews that I had not know before.  All in all, it is a cautionary story about our food supply and the real risk to consumers – especially children – by the simple act of eating.